Video: 'Shirley Temple: From child star to ambassador'
(Sunday, February 9, 1975, 6:00 p.m. EST) — Legendary child actress Shirley Temple (Black) was interviewed by correspondent Morley Safer tonight on the CBS television magazine series 60 Minutes as she embarked on a new career as the U.S. ambassador to Ghana.
(Saturday, February 9, 1985) — “The Boys of Summer” by Don Henley peaked at #5 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'The Election of 1824'
(Wednesday, February 9, 1825, during the — The U.S. House of Representatives 1824 presidential campaign) elected Secretary of State John Quincy Adams of Massachusetts president today after no candidate had received a majority of electoral votes in the general election. Continue reading House of Representatives elected John Quincy Adams president 190 years ago today (Feb 9 1825)
Video: 'Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin at Yalta Conference in Cr...HD Stock Footage'
(Friday, February 9, 1945, 4:00 p.m. local time; during — British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Premier Joseph Stalin World War II) posed for still and motion pictures today in the courtyard of Livadia Palace near Yalta in Crimea during the eight-day Yalta Conference to discuss and plan the postwar world. Continue reading FDR, Churchill and Stalin pose for cameras at Yalta 70 years ago this hour (Feb 9 1945)